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Hyssop Hyssopus officinalis

Other plants called Hyssop:

Phonetic Spelling
hiss-SOP-us oh-fiss-ih-NAH-liss
Description

Attracts bees and butterflies; mostly decorative but sometimes used in potpourris and to flavor liquor.

Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Blue Fortune'
Tags:
#butterflies#perennial#herbs#blue flowers#edible garden
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Blue Fortune'
Tags:
#butterflies#perennial#herbs#blue flowers#edible garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Hyssopus
    Species:
    officinalis
    Family:
    Lamiaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Division
    Seed
    Stem Cutting
    Edibility:
    yes
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Edible
    Herb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Blue
    Purple/Lavender
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Edible
    Fragrant
    Showy
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Edible Garden
    Attracts:
    Bees
    Butterflies